how to see sacred falls

How to See Sacred Falls in O’ahu

Do lush valleys, sparkling swimming holes, and majestic waterfalls remind you of paradise? World famous Sacred Falls is a site of immense natural beauty. Hawaiian folklore tells of its creation by the mischievous demi-god, Kamapua‘a. This beautiful tranquil place is also home to the dangerous forces of mother nature and has been closed to the public

Colored Sand beaches of hawaii

Curious About the Colored Sand Beaches of Hawaii?

Hawaii is known all over the world for its warm beaches and crystal clear water. Yet, Hawaii’s volcanic geology has also made it world famous for another quirky phenomenon–colored sand. Apart from familiar white sand beaches, you can find black, red and even green sand beaches in this tropical paradise. The colored sand beaches of

how to plan a trip to hawaii on a budget

How to Plan a Trip to Hawaii on a Budget

Paradise is rarely cheap, but you can enjoy Hawaii without breaking the bank. Some costs like food and accommodations are unavoidable, but if you plan it strategically, you can minimize base costs and have more room for activities (which is the main reason you’re going to Hawaii, right?). Here we look at how to plan

best hawaiian island to visit

Choosing the Best Hawaiian Island to Visit

It’s that time of year again: the thrilling time to choose the best vacation spot! Are you struggling with deciding on the best Hawaiian island to visit? While you can hit up a few islands on a trip to Hawaii, each island has its own distinct character and things to do. Start thinking about what

what nationality visits hawaii the most

What Nationality Visits Hawaii the Most?

Unlike other states in the United States, tourism is the most profitable industry in Hawaii, followed by defense and agriculture. Over 200,000 jobs rely heavily on tourism, although it’s difficult to measure exactly how many industries are impacted directly by visitors. Moreover, about 9 million people visited the state in 2017 alone. You might wonder

10 Bucket List Destinations to Visit by Helicopter

10 Bucket List Destinations to Visit by Helicopter

The most thrilling way to soak up the sights of a new place is by a helicopter trip. You can’t properly appreciate the most beautiful places in the world from the ground! Seeing a landscape from the sky lets you take it all in without getting blocked by people, trees, or buildings. We’ve compiled a

Top Helicopter Tours Around the World

Top 10 Helicopter Tours Around the World

Imagine all the things you would see if you took all the top helicopter tours around the world. The beauty! The majesty! Words alone can’t capture the awesome feeling of hovering over the Great Barrier Reef or sweating through the adrenaline-filled ride over Hawaiian volcanoes. You can only get so much of a thrill from

history of the helicopter

The History of the Helicopter

Any textbook can tell you that American-Russian engineer, Igor Sikorsky, fathered the modern helicopter. However, did you know many people accredit 15th-century Renaissance Man, Leonardo da Vinci, as the person who first conceived the idea? He never built his 1488 design for the ornithopter flying machine. However, it certainly could be seen as the beginning